On Tuesday’s episode of The Young and the Restless, after several months of growing closer in their vendetta against Victor Newman (Eric Braeden), both Billy (Jason Thompson) and Victoria (Amelia Heinle) found themselves trapped by the storm that was going through Genoa City at Katherine’s mansion. The grand dame of Genoa City’s home will finally have a new resident, since Billy is moving in following his break-up with Victoria, and thanks to Jill (Jess Walton).
Phyllis and Billy sit on the floor by the fire to keep warm and share some wine, and discuss Billy’s new beginnings with him coming to the realization that it’s really over with Victoria and he is starting life AV … After Victoria.
Phyllis shares that she and Jack (Peter Bergman) are dealing with their relationship like grown-ups now. She wells up with tears as she talks about what Victor did to her and Billy. As Billy goes to get more firewood, he loses his balance and spills the bottle of wine they were drinking. Next thing you know, the duo share a passionate kiss! Billy apologizes and Phyllis she says this never happened between them. They agree to keep it a secret, because its such a betrayal to Jack. After a police officer comes to the mansion to help Billy and Phyllis be able to get to the GCAC, Jack asks where they were. Later, when questioned by Jack how Billy is doing, Phyllis tells Jack that Billy is an excellent place in his life right now.
What did you think of the kiss shared by Billy and Phyllis? Are you glad this long-awaited moment finally happened? What do you think about the on-screen chemistry between Y&R’s A-list stars: Jason Thompson and Gina Tognoni? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.